AHO2020 - Our Stories

    The Australian Hydrographic Office will mark its centenary year from October 2019 to October 2020.

    This page will be used to celebrate various aspects of our 100 year history.

    Most of the stories you will find here are personal recollections. If you would like to submit an article or photograph for publication on this site please email: aho2020@hydro.gov.au

    Finding
    a Home
    Hydrographic
    Ships & Platforms
    History of Hydrographers
    Origins
    of the AHS
    HMAS UNA
    Aircraft in Hydrography
    1946 Cabinet Decision
    The Hydrographic School History
    The Tides Section
    Ho Hum, Another Day Surveying in Paradise
    Memories of a Cartographer
    Sounding South Part 1
    Sounding South Part 2
    Sounding South Part 3
    Between the Wars
    HM Branch in WW2
    METOC in the RAN
    Go Find a Helo
    Old Chart / New Chart
    100 Years of Hydrography